Expressing deepest gratitude to Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his intervention to airlift seven oxygen plants by Indian Air Force (IAF) from Germany to Srinagar on Monday, Lt Governor Manoj Sinha said this will further add 7100 Liter Per Minute (LPM) to the existing availability.
In a tweet on official Twitter profile this afternoon, Sinha said, ”My deepest gratitude to Hon’ble PM @narendramodi for providing 7 Oxygen plants to JK UT. With his intervention, these Oxygen plants were airlifted by @IAF_MCC from Munich, Germany and safely landed at Srinagar Airport today at 12:45PM”.
“New Oxygen Plants including 5 of 1000 LPM, one of 1500 LPM and one of 600 LPM capacity will further add 7100 LPM to the existing availability,”he said.
Sinha said, ”This will hugely augment oxygen supply to the UT health infrastructure”.
The oxygen plants were airlifted by an IAF aircraft from Munich in Germany and reached Srinagar airport this afternoon safely.